Aimee Patton

A pleasantly eccentric take on politics

In case you missed it, President Obama is taking some heat for not joining world leaders in France as they marched against terrorism last Sunday after the brutal terrorist attacks that left their country in shock. Reports say that more than 3 million people marched in the streets of Paris to defy terrorism.  World leaders …

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Dear Governor Brownback,   Tis the season of holiday parties! First there were Christmas parties and now there are New Year’s parties, but we can’t forget the ultimate party that will be coming up after the first of the year (no, not my birthday party) your inauguration ball!   I’m over my shock that you …

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Update 12/17/2014 Congressman Yoder has finally come out and commented on his role in inserting the Big Banks language into the Omnibus bill. In his newsletter yesterday this was included, Some members of the media have been misconstruing one provision in particular that I supported in the Appropriations Committee earlier in the year. I joined …

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Dear Elizabeth,   I’ll admit, I didn’t even know who you were until a few days ago.  Now you are all over the news as the GOP Communications Director for Rep. Stephen Fincher, who resigned over a Facebook post criticizing Sasha and Malia and their appearance when their dad pardoned the White House turkey.   …

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I know it’s been a few days since the controversial immigration speech by President Obama. I owe you fellow political nerds an apology, because I’ve been meaning to write about this, but I’ve been super busy managing the insanity which is my life right now. I’ve got 13 coming for an awesome Patton Friendsgiving, I’ve …

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